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Welcome New Employee
Penelope “Penny” McCafferty
Member Service Officer
GHFCU Raises $2,000 in RFL Event!
Georgia Heritage was pleased to donate $2,000 to The American Cancer Society following this year’s Relay For Life event
held at Benedictine Military School in Savannah. Walking the track holding the GHFCU banner are (L-R): Jeane Shuman,
Kelly Krumwiede, Dale Taratuta, Robby Glore, Bill Faglie, Jim Collins, Kimberly Ford, Nick Constantine, Rhonda Rambo, Liz
Purdee and Jessica Gravely.
A graduate of St. Vincent’s Academy, Madison Loftin is the
winner of the $2,000 college scholarship. Madison, the
daughter of Natalie Loftin of Savannah, will be attending the
University of Notre Dame, where she will major in pre-med
with plans to become a doctor."
Kendra T. Lonon of Eden, Georgia, is the winner of the
$1,000 continuing education college scholarship. A graduate
of A.E. Beach High School, Kendra is currently enrolled in
Congratulations to Madison & Kendra!
Penny was born in Manchester, England. She recently moved
from New York to Tybee Island with her husband and 21-year-old
son. Her husband is a Black Hawk pilot for the Army. Her son is a
Tybee Beach lifeguard. As a military spouse, Penny has lived in
Bahrain on the Persian Gulf and in the U.S. states of California,
Alabama and New York. Having held several jobs in the financial
industry, Penny worked for AmeriCU Credit Union in New York for
the past 8 years. She loves Savannah and was happy to trade the
snow for sand!
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2015 Annual Meeting & 75th Anniversary
This year marks the 75th anniversary of our Credit Union. To commemorate this milestone, the 2015 Annual Meeting was held at
the Savannah Marriott Riverfront on May 2, followed by a band concert featuring The Fabulous Boomers Band at Rousakis
Plaza. Georgia Heritage FCU teamed up with the Savannah Waterfront Association to bring the 3-hour band concert to the
Seafood Fest, as a way of thanking the community for its support."
Clockwise, starting from the top left, photos from the meeting and concert include (1) GHFCU staff attending the Annual Meeting
(2) guests of honor – Wounded Warrior Anthony Bechy and wife, Kat (3) The Fabulous Boomers Band performed at the Seafood
Fest, compliments of Georgia Heritage (4) present and past Board Directors and Supervisory Committee members (5) Liz
Purdee poses with two members who joined the Credit Union in 1948, Carl Ward, left, and Frank Kelley. "
Happy anniversary to Georgia Heritage!
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Winners Named in ‘Wild About Saving’ Promo
National Credit Union Youth Month’s ‘Wild About Saving’ included prizes for
account deposits. Jakar Flowers, shown with GHFCU CEO Dale Taratuta,
won $100 in a random drawing. Winners of the animal puppets were
Braxton Abrams, Connor Billeiter, Hope Bucher, Conner Clifton, Kailyn
Evans, Troy Freeman, Rayvonn Hardy, Jenna Pamperin, Kaiden Petitt,
Skyla and Toby Taylor, and Kaleigh, Jason, Joseph and Sarah Waites.
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Jim Collins is RISE Award Winner!
Collections Manager Jim Collins (right) received the quarterly RISE
Award from President/CEO Dale Taratuta in April. The award recognizes
employees who demonstrate the Credit Union’s core values of Respect,
Integrity, Service and Excellence. Congratulations, Jim!
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